Sall partners win election
President Macky Sall’s coalition Benno Bokk Yakaar (United for the same hope) has won a landslide victory in the parliamentary election which took place last Sunday.
The coalition of parties backing Macky Sall, including his own party, Alliance for the Republic (APR), took 119 of the 150 seats in the National Assembly.
Turnout was 36.6%. The result will allow Macky Sall to carry out the programme for which he was elected on 25th March this year.